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Species Cacozelia elegans - Hodges#5587

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Subfamily Epipaschiinae
Genus Cacozelia
Species elegans (Cacozelia elegans - Hodges#5587 )
Hodges Number
5587
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cacozelia elegans (Schaus, 1912)
Pococera elegans Schaus, 1912
Numbers
There are four Cacozelia species listed in America, north of Mexico. (1), (2)
Size
Wingspan about 24 mm.
Range
Southern Texas to Argentina. (3)
Season
Adults have been recorded in November.
Print References
Schaus, 1912. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 658.